What’s on at the Club tonight 

Tonight is Round 2 of the PDI Competition, which will be judged by Andy Smith. It is also hand in for Round 2 of the Mono Prints competition.


Things to do this weekend 


Saturday 22 November – KCPA Ross Cup

A reminder that the KCPA Ross Cup 2014 (judged by Marcus Scott-Taggart) hosted by Parkwood Camera Club on behalf of the KCPA, is being held at Lordswood Leisure Centre, North Dane Way, Chatham, Kent ME5 8YE. The Exhibition opens at 12:30 pm and the Judge’s comments begin at 3:00 pm, followed by award presentations. Admission is £3, which includes a catalogue and a hot drink. For full details see KCPA website or contact Tracy Hughes CPAGB on 07966 298607.

Saturday 22 November – Exotic Animal Photography day 

The day runs from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm in Eltham at a beautiful 9 acre wildlife reserve. They have a wide range of animals which can be used on the day, including giant millipedes, bearded dragons, geckos, chameleons, snakes and tarantulas to name a few! There are no cages or glass during the day, just up close and personal with the animals! There is a professional photographer there to help with camera settings and offer valuable advice and tips! See link for more information http://www.animaldaysout.com/index.php/animal-encounter-parties/photography-days. As there aren’t many spaces left on the photography day on 22 November, they are offering a special price of £99 each! If 3 people book on together, they will reduce the price further to only £75 each! If you would like more info phone 0845 604 4921 or contact Eloise Greenwood



The Christmas Market season has started

Christmas Market

Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 November – all day

Scandinavian Christmas Market at the Finnish and Norwegian Church, Albion Street, SE16 7JB

Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 November – 11:00 am to 8:00 pm

Swedish Christmas Fair at The Swedish Church, 6 Harcourt Street, W1H 4AG.


Sunday 23 November

It’s Stir up Sunday which is the day you should be making your Christmas puddings to give them time to mature before eating them on Christmas Day.


Gradient Selection

Paul Adams, when judging Round 2 of our Colour Print competition, promised to let us have a way of producing a gradient selection in Photoshop. This is now available to club members. Please contact Val for a copy.


The Masters of Photography Event – 28 November – 11:00 am to 7:00 pm

The Masters of Photography Event, Sponsored by Canon, will have incredible “One Day Only” deals on a host of Canon Equipment, seminars by experts, test and try on the latest Canon Equipment including the EOS 7D Mark II, 100-400mm L IS USM II, amazing deals from Manfrotto, Lexar, Lowepro and lots more. For more information see http://www.cameraworld.co.uk/canon-event  to book your tickets which cost £10.00.